BMC Urol 2022 Jun 15;22(1):86. Epub 2022 Jun 15.
Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Rua Iguatemi, 192, cj. 43, São Paulo, SP, CEP: 04530-050, Brazil.
Background: Active surveillance (AS) is the preferred treatment for patients with very low-and low-risk prostate cancer (PCa), but it is underperformed worldwide. This study aimed to report knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP) of AS for PCa among urologists in Brazil.
Methods: This cross-sectional study used a questionnaire with 50 questions divided into participant characteristics, knowledge regarding inclusion criteria for AS, follow-up, intervention triggers, acceptance, and practice for an index patient. Read More